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If you are in Hoi An ancient town and consider about next destinations for your trip from Hoi An, this tour is perfect for you. Join this small group tour, you will have the opportunity to visit 2 famous and highlight sites: Marble Mountain and My Son sanctuary just in one day from Hoi An. You not only climb to the mountain to take a panoramic view of the city and get a closer to the nature but also explore rich culture of My Son and then get a boat trip to return Hoi An. Those experiences will make your day so do not hesitate to book it!
8.00 - 8.30: Pickup time at the hotels in Hoi An town center and then transfer to Marble Mountain for starting the tour.
9.30: Arrive Marble Mountain. Spend time to climb to the mountain and explore its beauty.
Visit traditional marble carving village nearby.
12.00: Have lunch at the local restaurant.
13.00: Get the bus to move to My Son.
14.30: Reach to My Son. Take time to discover this site.
15.30: Watch Champa dance show.
16.30: Get the bus to leave My Son and then take a boat to Hoi An.
17.15: Enjoy the landscapes on the boat.
18.00: Arrive at Hoi An. Tour ends.
You will be picked up at your hotel in Hoi An center area and then move to the first site of the day, Marble Mountain.
Marble Mountain has a good location lying on the route between Hoi An and Danang city. Maybe you could see the mountain on the way from the airport to Hoi An. Marble Mountain includes a few of mountains which represent for Iron Mountain (Kim), Wood Mountain (Mộc), Water Mountain (Thủy), Fire Mountain (Hỏa) and Earth Mountain (Thổ). In Asia culture, those 5 elements are base of the Universe which are created everything on the earth. Each mountain has its own beauty. However, in 5 marble mountains, Thuy Son, the mountain represent for water element is the most beautiful mountain. Stone steps carved into the mountain lead to a Buddhist Pagoda. You can also discover stunning caves and enjoy the beautiful view from the top of the mountain. Upon arrival to the mountain, we will climb up the stone stairs as well as admire the beautiful panoramic view. It also has lift for people don’t want to climb up and down so you can choose if you want. However, climb up or down will be a good experience that you can see and explore more about the mountain. Don’t forget to capture beautiful moments by your phone or camera!
Then, you will visit a traditional marble carving village nearby. Listen stories from tour guide and see how the local make carving products.
It is time to have lunch to fill up your energy before moving to the next site.
After meal, you will continue the tour by transferring to My Son sanctuary. It belongs to Quang Nam district and about 40km from Hoi An. My Son sanctuary is a large complex of religious relics that comprises more than 65 architectural works. It is surrounded by trees and mountains which makes the sanctuary more mysterious and attractive. It was recognized as a world heritage site in 1999. These temples are located on a site that was the spiritual and political capital of the Champa Kingdom for most of its existence. Initially constructed with wood, the structures were fully destroyed by fire in the 6th century.
You also have the opportunity to watch Champa dance show to learn more about this culture. Next, you will leave My Son and get a boat to Hoi An. You will get about 50 minutes. This will be a great experience for observing the city from the river.
Reach to Hoi An city. Return your departure point and finish the tour.
39.00 (per person)